1. Ranking the Top Player of the Year Candidates in the Big Ten in 2016-17

    The 2015-16 Big Ten college basketball Player of the Year race was a great one between Denzel Valentine, Jarrod Uthoff and Yogi Ferrell, and we should be headed for another three-way ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 18,062 reads 28 comments

  2. NBA Counterparts for College Basketball's Top Point Guards

    Diehard fans try not to look at it this way, but it's hard to deny that college basketball is viewed by many—particularly those in the NBA—as an unofficial minor league for the pros...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 8,577 reads 21 comments

  3. Class of 2017 CBB Recruits with Potential to Be Game-Changers for Their Schools

    Recruiting in the college basketball world is unique because all it takes for a potential turnaround is a commitment from one special player...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 4 months ago 4,721 reads 1 comments

  4. The Biggest Storylines for Top College Basketball Teams in the 2016 Offseason

    For each of the projected top 20 teams in the 2016-17 men's college basketball season, there has been an intriguing offseason storyline to follow...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 39,987 reads 63 comments

  5. Predicting the 2016-17 Pac-12 College Basketball Standings

    The ACC, Big Ten and Big 12 are typically the men's college basketball conferences most likely to send multiple teams to the Elite Eight, but the Pac-12 has three legitimate 2017 Final Four contenders in Oregon, Arizona and UCLA...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 17,693 reads 5 comments

  6. Under Armour Elite 24 2016: Date, TV Schedule, Rosters and Preview

    For the 11th year, Under Armour will host its annual Elite 24 game, with this year's showcase taking place outdoors at the Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 2, with the skyline of Manhattan in the background...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 2,667 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Best Nonconference Schedules in College Basketball in 2016-17

    With 351 schools each playing 30 or so regular-season games every year, it's understandable that schedules tend to trickle out during the offseason instead of being released in bunches like with college football...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 5,913 reads 9 comments

  8. Duke Basketball: Each Projected Starter's Most Concerning Flaw

    Even with arguably the most talented roster in college basketball next season, Duke has a young squad that is far from perfect. The Blue Devils added four 5-star prospects as part of the No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 8,676 reads 16 comments

  9. The Top Storylines to Follow at the 2016 Under Armour Elite 24 All-Star Game

    Under Armour's Elite 24 has become one of the major high school basketball showcase events. The televised All-Star game features a lot of the best players in the country...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 4 months ago 3,986 reads 1 comments

  10. College Basketball Teams That'll Be Most Impacted by the 2017 NBA Draft

    Indiana should have a great 2016-17 college basketball season led by Thomas Bryant, James Blackmon Jr. and OG Anunoby , but the Hoosiers are one of several teams that could be ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 17,263 reads 10 comments

  11. College Basketball's All-NBA-Ready Team in 2016-17

    There's a major jump in competition for basketball players going from high school to the college level, but the leap is even more significant from college to the pros...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 1,695 reads 0 comments

  12. UNC Basketball: Each Projected Starters' Most Concerning Flaw

    Even as North Carolina comes into the 2016-17 season with one of the more experienced rosters in college basketball, the lineup won't be without its flaws...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 8,964 reads 18 comments

  13. Strengths and Weaknesses of Top College Basketball Teams in 2016-17

    The projected top 20 teams for the 2016-17 men's college basketball season have more strengths than weaknesses, but no team is perfect...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 1,481 reads 0 comments

  14. Former Butler Basketball Player Joel Cornette Dies at Age 35

    Former Butler forward Joel Cornette died Tuesday morning. He was 35. Phil Friend of the Indianapolis Star reported Cornette's death was confirmed by the Cook County coroner's office in Illinois...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 7,157 reads 1 comments

  15. Kentucky Basketball: Each Projected Starter's Most Concerning Flaw

    Kentucky will have some elite players on its 2016-17 men's basketball roster, but not a single one is perfect. The challenge will be hiding the flaws during the upcoming year while utilizing their strengths...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 2,815 reads 0 comments

  16. Predicting the 2016-17 SEC College Basketball Standings

    As has been the case for the past two years, Kentucky will enter the 2016-17 college basketball season as the overwhelming favorite to win the SEC...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 10,774 reads 2 comments

  17. Ranking the Top Junior College Transfers to Watch in the 2016-17 CBB Season

    The junior college ranks don't produce nearly as many instant-impact players for basketball as they do for college football, but schools mine a few gems from that scene each year...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 14,509 reads 8 comments

  18. UNC Basketball: Ranking the Best Players the Tar Heels Will Face in 2016-17

    North Carolina will once again go through one of the tougher schedules in college basketball in 2016-17, which will give the team a chance to face some of the best players in the sport...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 4,547 reads 2 comments

  19. Biggest NCAA Tournament Overachievers of the Past Decade

    With plenty of help from its run from the First Four to the Final Four in 2011, VCU earned the title of biggest NCAA tournament overachiever of the past 10 years...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 6,092 reads 13 comments

  20. Wichita State Coach Gregg Marshall Restrained from Refs in Heated Confrontation

    College basketball's regular season doesn't tip off for a few months, but don't tell that to Wichita State Shockers coach Gregg Marshall. His intensity level is always the same, no matter the stakes...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 49,080 reads 35 comments

  21. College Basketball Players Who Haven't Scratched the Surface of Their Talent

    First impressions are huge, but they're not everything. College basketball is a great example of this, as some of the best players in the country this past season didn't get their careers off monster starts...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 23,089 reads 15 comments

  22. Duke Basketball: Ranking the Best Players the Blue Devils Will Face in 2016-17

    Some of the best players in college basketball next season will be on Duke's roster, but the Blue Devils will still match up with some tough competition over the course of the year...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 1,747 reads 0 comments

  23. Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2019

    The interesting thing about the Class of 2019 is that making a top ten list of prospects is more difficult this year than last year...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 4 months ago 510 reads 0 comments

  24. Former 5-Star Recruits Who Will Most Impact 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    Five-star recruits often leave for the NBA after just one year of college hoops, but Villanova's Jalen Brunson headlines a long list of former 5-star guys who should make a ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 32,146 reads 28 comments

  25. Predicting the 2016-17 Big East College Basketball Standings

    It will never be the "Old" Big East again, but this conference will be more loaded for the 2016-17 college basketball season than it has been since dropping down to 10 teams several years ago...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 16,397 reads 9 comments